Perez To Lead AEG Digital, Ticketing

Bryan Perez has been tapped as AEG’s newly created president of digital, ticketing and media, with one of his main roles the transitioning from Ticketmaster to the company’s own system.

Perez will be responsible for the continued development and rollout of AEG’s digital strategy, and it will include the company’s transition to the technology of Outbox Enterprises, the ticketing venture AEG has entered into with Cirque du Soleil and ticketing vets Fred Rosen and Jean-Francoys Brousseau.

“This conversion is expected to accelerate significantly in the coming months” as AEG prepares for a full shift by the end of 2012, according to a statement.

Perez was most recently senior VP and GM for NBA Digital, where he was responsible for the day-to-day operations of a portfolio that includes NBA TV, NBA.com and NBA Mobile.